Josée Pelletier

Josée Pelletier

Of Counsel


Josée Pelletier’s practice focuses mainly on international tax and tax dispute resolution, with an emphasis on issues related to transfer pricing and application of international tax conventions. She is also often called upon for issues relating to SR&ED tax credits.

She represents various clients, including Canadian and foreign multinational enterprises in all aspects of dispute resolution from compliance to audit, to objection, to appeal to the Tax Court of Canada. She also represents clients through Advance Pricing Arrangement (APA) and Mutual Agreement Procedure (MAP) with Competent Authorities.

Prior to joining Barsalou Lawson Rheault, Josée practiced in the legal department of a major telecommunications company, where she was involved in litigation, commercial and corporate law.

Josée obtained a Master of Laws (LL. M.) in Taxation from the École des Hautes Études Commerciales (HEC) in 2002. She obtained her law degree (LL.B.) from the University of Montreal in 1997 and was admitted to the Quebec Bar in 1998.

Conferences and Publications

Chronique Décisions récentes – B.E.A. Holdings Inc., BCH Inc., Dubé v. Dubé et Canada Trustco Mortgage Co.
Stratège Magazine, December 2003

Chronique Décisions récentes – Manrell, Markevich and Jabin Investment Ltd.
Stratège Magazine, March 2003

Chronique Décisions récentes – Impérial Oil Ltd., GSK inc. and Silicon Graphics Ltd.
Stratège Magazine, December 2002

Chronique Décisions récentes – Jabin Investment Ltd., Harquail and Autobus Thomas Inc.
Stratège Magazine, March 2002


Canadian Tax Foundation (CTF)

Association de Planification Fiscale et Financière (APFF)

National Association for Business Economics (NABE)



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